Donald E. Cox, age 74, of Navarre, FL, died Wednesday, January 21, 2009 at Joyce Goldenburg Hospice Residence in Navarre, FL
A native of Mitchell County, he was the son of the late Summie O. and Kate Queen Cox. He was a veteran of the U. S. Air Force and had been a Tresury Agent for the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco and Firearms.
Mr. Cox is survived by his wife of fifty-four years; Joan Kochan Coxof Navarre, FL; a daughter; Linda Cox Lewis and husband, Jack of Gulf Breeze, FL; two sons; Michael Jeffrey Cox and wife, Betty of Blowing Rock and Christopher Cox of Tulsa, OK; grandsons; Stephen Jeffrey Cox of Blowing Rock; James Cox of Tulsa, OK; Blake and David Cress of Jackson, MS; and granddaughter; Samantha Cox of Tulsa, OK.
The funeral service for Donald Cox will be held on Saturday, January 25, 2009 at 1:00 p.m. in the Grindstaff Memorial Chapel of Webb Funeral Home. The Rev’s. Keith Crane will officiate the services. The family will receive friends Saturday afternoon from 12:00 p.m. until the service hour in the funeral home chapel. Interment will be in the Grassy Creek Memorial Gardens.
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